Sun Microsystems
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The most wonderful, empowering and friendly enterprise I have worked for!

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Newark, CA

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 10 years

ProsEmpowered to take decisions
Friendly management
Venues for training, and furthering education
Good pay

ConsStrategy to survive and sustain .........

Advice to Senior ManagementWish we could have survived. Sun was the best company to work for.

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Great Company

Tech IV (Former Employee)
Hillsboro, OR

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Excellent People to work with. Learned so much. Had a lot of fun. Great… Cons: Got laid off for no fault of my own. Company was acquired… Advice to Senior Management: Stop cutting costs by laying off your most skilled workers.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Engagement Architect (Former Employee)
Bellevue, WA

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Brilliant assembly of technologists supported by an Systems Engineering group… Cons: They were acquired by Oracle, who now are hiring to address hardware support, as they have traditionally… Advice to Senior Management: Maintain the company culture of the former (early) Sun Microsystems… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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